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Research Articles

Bacterial Nitric Oxide Extends the Lifespan of C. elegans

Ivan Gusarov, Laurent Gautier, Olga Smolentseva, Ilya Shamovsky, Svetlana Eremina, Alexander Mironov, Evgeny NudlerCell, Volume 152, Issue 4, 818-830, 14 February 2013

The effect of nitric-oxide-related supplements on human performance.

Bescós R, Sureda A, Tur JA, Pons A.  Sports Med. 2012 Feb 1;42(2):99-117. doi: 10.2165/11596860-000000000-00000.

The role of nitric oxide in erectile dysfunction: implications for medical therapy.

Burnett AL.  J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2006 Dec;8(12 Suppl 4):53-62. Review.

Nitric Oxide in Hypertension

Hermann M, Flammer A, Lüscher TF.
Department of Cardiology, the Cardiovascular Center, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland.

Nitric oxide and hypertension: not just an endothelium derived relaxing factor!
S Chowdhary and J N Townend
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK Journal of Human Hypertension April 2001, Volume 15, Number 4, Pages 219-227
The pharmacology of nitric oxide in the peripheral nervous system of blood vessels.

Toda, N. and Okamura, T.(2003) Pharmacol.Rev.: (55) 271-324.

Nitric oxide and pulmonary circulation.

Clini, E. and Ambrosino, N.(2002)Med.Sci.Monit.: (8) RA178-RA182.

Interaction of endothelial nitric oxide and angiotensin in the circulation.

Toda, N., Ayajiki, K., and Okamura, T.(2007) Pharmacol.Rev.: (59) 54-87.

Erythropoietin and cerebral vascular protection: role of nitric oxide.

Santhanam, A. V. and Katusic, Z. S.(2006) Acta Pharmacol.Sin.: (27) 1389-1394.

Angiotensin Peptides and Nitric Oxide in Cardiovascular Disease. 

Patel KP, Schultz HD.
Department of Cellular and Integrative Physiology, University of Nebraska Medical Center , Omaha, Nebraska. Antioxid Redox Signal. 2012 May 21. [Epub ahead of print]

Renal Actions of Atrial Natriuretic Peptide In Spontaneously Hypertensive Rats: The Role Of Nitric Oxide As A Key Mediator.

Elesgaray R, Caniffi C, Savignano L, Romero M, Mac Laughlin M, Arranz C, Costa MA.
Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 2012 Feb 29. [Epub ahead of print]

Role of nitric oxide in hepatic ischemia-reperfusion injury.

Siriussawakul, A., Zaky, A., and Lang, J. D.(2010) World J.Gastroenterol.: (16) 6079-6086

Nitric oxide-mediated blood flow regulation as affected by smoking and nicotine.

Toda, N. and Toda, H.(2010) Eur.J.Pharmacol.: (649) 1-13.

Inhibition of nitric oxide synthesis enhances leukocyte rolling and adhesion in human microvasculature.

Hossain M, Qadri SM, Liu L.
J Inflamm (Lond). 2012 Jul 19;9(1):28. [Epub ahead of print]

Acrylonitrile-Based Nitric Oxide Releasing Melt-Spun Fibers for Enhanced Wound Healing

Alysia Lowe, Wenjin Deng, Dennis W. Smith, Jr., andKenneth J. Balkus, Jr.*
Department of Chemistry, The University of Texas at Dallas, 800 West Campbell Road, Richardson, Texas 75080-3021, United States

The role of nitric oxide in inflammatory reactions.

Tripathi, P., Tripathi, P., Kashyap, L., and Singh, V.(2007) FEMS Immunol.Med.Microbiol.: (51) 443-452.

Nitric oxide and the immune response.

Bogdan, C.(2001) Nat.Immunol.: (2) 907-916.

Nitric oxide releasing nanoparticles for treatment of Candida albicans burn infections.

Macherla C, Sanchez DA, Ahmadi MS, Vellozzi EM, Friedman AJ, Nosanchuk JD, Martinez LR.
Department of Biomedical Sciences, Long Island University, Brookville NY, USA. Front Microbiol. 2012;3:193. Epub 2012 Jun 8.

Nitric oxide-releasing nanoparticles accelerate wound healing by promoting fibroblast migration and collagen deposition. (currently first)

Han G, Nguyen LN, Macherla C, Chi Y, Friedman JM, Nosanchuk JD, Martinez LR.
Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA. Am J Pathol. 2012 Apr;180(4):1465-73. Epub 2012 Feb 3.

The role of nitric oxide in tendon healing.

Bokhari AR, Murrell GA.
Orthopaedic Research Institute, University of New South Wales, The St George Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia. [email protected] J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2012 Feb;21(2):238-44.

Antimicrobial properties of nitric oxide and its application in antimicrobial formulations and medical devices.

Jones, M. L., Ganopolsky, J. G., Labbe, A., Wahl, C., and Prakash, S.(2010) Appl.Microbiol.Biotechnol.: (88) 401-407.

The role of reactive oxygen species and nitric oxide in mast cell-dependent inflammatory processes.

Swindle, E. J. and Metcalfe, D. D.(2007) Immunol.Rev.:(217) 186-205

Mechanisms underlying adverse effects of HDL on eNOS-activating pathways in patients with coronary artery disease.

Besler C, Heinrich K, Rohrer L, Doerries C, Riwanto M, Shih DM, Chroni A, Yonekawa K, Stein S, Schaefer N, Mueller M, Akhmedov A, Daniil G, Manes C,Templin C, Wyss C, Maier W, Tanner FC, Matter CM, Corti R, Furlong C, Lusis AJ, von Eckardstein A, Fogelman AM, Lüscher TF, Landmesser U.
Cardiology, Cardiovascular Center, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

Nutritional epidemiology in the context of nitric oxide biology: a risk-benefit evaluation for dietary nitrite and nitrate.

Milkowski, A., Garg, H. K., Coughlin, J. R., and Bryan, N. S.(2010) Nitric.Oxide.: (22) 110-119.

The role of nitric oxide in improving endothelial function and cardiovascular health: focus on nebivolol.

Bakris, G. L., Basile, J. N., Giles, T. D., and Taylor, A. A.(2010) Am.J.Med.: (123) S2-S8.

Possibility of the regression of atherosclerosis through the prevention of endothelial senescence by the regulation of nitric oxide and free radical scavengers.

Hayashi, T. and Iguchi, A.(2010) Geriatr.Gerontol.Int.: (10) 115-130.

Nitric oxide in the cardiovascular system: a simple molecule with complex actions.

Strijdom, H., Chamane, N., and Lochner, A.(2009) Cardiovasc.J.Afr.: (20) 303-310.

Nitric oxide and the endothelium: history and impact on cardiovascular disease.

Yetik-Anacak, G. and Catravas, J. D.(2006) Vascul.Pharmacol.: (45) 268-276.

The emerging role of neuronal nitric oxide synthase in the regulation of myocardial function.
Casadei, B.(2006) Exp.Physiol: (91) 943-955.

Nitric oxide signaling in the cardiovascular system: implications for heart failure.

Saraiva, R. M. and Hare, J. M.(2006) Curr.Opin.Cardiol.: (21) 221-228.

Cardiovascular diseases and the nitric oxide pathway.

Llorens, S. and Nava, E.(2003) Curr.Vasc.Pharmacol.: (1) 335-346.

Dietary nitrate ameliorates pulmonary hypertension: cytoprotective role for endothelial nitric oxide synthase and xanthine oxidoreductase.

Baliga RS, Milsom AB, Ghosh SM, Trinder SL, Macallister RJ, Ahluwalia A, Hobbs AJ.
William Harvey Research Institute, Queen Mary University of London, Charterhouse Square, London, EC1M 6BQ, United Kingdom. [email protected] Circulation. 2012 Jun 12;125(23):2922-32. Epub 2012 May 9.

Endothelial dysfunction: the early predictor of atherosclerosis.

Mudau M, Genis A, Lochner A, Strijdom H.

Towards nitric oxide based diagnostics: call to action.
Aranke M, Bryan NS, Mian AI.
Trends Mol Med. 2011 Nov;17(11):614-6. Epub 2011 Aug 20.

Nitric oxide: therapeutic opportunities.

Vallance, P.(2003)Fundam.Clin.Pharmacol.: (17) 1-10.

Recent developments in nitric oxide donor drugs. 

Miller, M. R. and Megson, I. L.(2007) Br.J.Pharmacol.: (151) 305-321.

Critical overview of mitochondrial nitric-oxide synthase.

Kato, K. and Giulivi, C.(2006) Front Biosci.: (11) 2725-2738.

Melatonin and nitric oxide: two required antagonists for mitochondrial homeostasis.

cuna-Castroviejo, D., Escames, G., Lopez, L. C., Hitos, A. B., and Leon, J.(2005) Endocrine.: (27) 159-168.

Demystified. Nitric oxide.

Stuart-Smith, K.(2002) Mol.Pathol.: (55) 360-366.

Nitric oxide donor drugs: current status and future trends.

Megson, I. L. and Webb, D. J.(2002) Expert.Opin.Investig.Drugs: (11) 587-601.

Nebivolol induced vasodilation of renal afferent arterioles involves β3 adrenergic receptor andnitric oxidesynthase activation.

Feng MG, Prieto MC, Navar LG.
Tulane University School of Medicine.

Nitric oxide and kidney oxygenation.

Palm, F., Teerlink, T., and Hansell, P.(2009)Curr.Opin.Nephrol.Hypertens.: (18) 68-73.

Nitric oxide and superoxide in the renal medulla: a delicate balancing act. 

Evans, R. G. and Fitzgerald, S. M.(2005) Curr.Opin.Nephrol.Hypertens.: (14) 9-15.

The pathogenesis of acute kidney injury and the toxic triangle of oxygen, reactive oxygen species and nitric oxide.

Aksu UDemirci CInce C.

Alteration of nitric oxide-mediated blood flow regulation in diabetes mellitus.

Toda, N., Imamura, T., and Okamura, T.(2010) Pharmacol.Ther.: (127) 189-209.

Nitric oxide bioactivity: a promising diagnostic indicator for diabetic foot ulcer management.

Boykin, J. V., Jr.(2010) J.Wound.Ostomy.Continence.Nurs.: (37) 25-32.

Diabetes and vascular disease: basic concepts of nitric oxide physiology, endothelial dysfunction, oxidative stress and therapeutic possibilities.

Capellini, V. K., Celotto, A. C., Baldo, C. F., Olivon, V. C., Viaro, F., Rodrigues, A. J., and Evora, P. R.(2010) Curr.Vasc.Pharmacol.: (8) 526-544.

Red blood cell adhesion in diabetes mellitus is mediated by advanced glycation end product receptor and is modulated by nitric oxide.

Grossin, N., Wautier, M. P., and Wautier, J. L.(2009) Biorheology: (46) 63-72.

Impact of obesity and insulin resistance on vasomotor tone: nitric oxide and beyond.

Stepp, D. W.(2006) Clin.Exp.Pharmacol.Physiol: (33) 407-414.

Hyperfiltration, nitric oxide, and diabetic nephropathy.

Levine, D. Z.(2006)Curr.Hypertens.Rep.: (8) 153-157.

Pathogenic role of nitric oxide alterations in diabetic nephropathy.

Prabhakar, S. S.(2005) Curr.Diab.Rep.: (5) 449-454.

Role of nitric oxide in diabetic complications.

Cohen, R. A.(2005) Am.J.Ther.: (12) 499-502.

Nitric oxide, oxidative excess, and vascular complications of diabetes mellitus.

Endemann, D. H. and Schiffrin, E. L.(2004) Curr.Hypertens.Rep.: (6) 85-89.

Regulation of pancreatic β-cell survival by nitric oxide

Bedoya FJ, Salguero-Aranda C, Cahuana GM, Tapia-Limonchi R, Soria B, Tejedo JR.

Disruption of TRPV1-mediated coupling of coronary blood flow to cardiac metabolism in diabetic mice: Role of nitric oxide and BK channels.

Guarini G, Ohanyan VA, Kmetz JG, Dellostritto DJ, Thoppil RJ, Thodeti CK, Meszaros JG, Damron DS, Bratz IN.

Diabetes alters intracellular calcium transients in cardiac endothelial cells.

Sheikh AQ, Hurley JR, Huang W, Taghian T, Kogan A, Cho H, Wang Y, Narmoneva DA.